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NBA roundup: Tobias Harris leads short-handed 76ers past Knicks

Tobias Harris scored 34 points to lead the short-handed Philadelphia 76ers to a 115-106 victory over the New York Knicks on Thursday night.

UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 26, 2020

Sixers’ star Joel Embiid sprains shoulder against Cavaliers

Philadelphia 76ers All-Star center Joel Embiid sprained his left shoulder in Wednesday night’s game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.

76ers’ Ben Simmons out at least 2 more weeks with back injury

PHILADELPHIA – Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons will miss at least two more weeks with nerve issues in his lower back. The All-Star played just a few minutes in Saturday’s …

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 22, 2020

NBA roundup: Giannis Antetokounmpo has 31 points, 17 rebounds as Bucks beat 76ers

Giannis Antetokounmpo had 31 points and 17 rebounds, Khris Middleton scored 25 points and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Philadelphia 76ers 119-98 on Saturday night in a matchup of Eastern …

UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 11, 2020

NBA roundup: Ben Simmons leads 76ers past Clippers, 110-103

Ben Simmons had 26 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Los Angeles Clippers 110-103 on Tuesday night.

NBA roundup: Trae Young has 39 points, 18 assists as Hawks upend 76ers

All-Star guard Trae Young had 39 points and a career-high 18 assists to lead the Atlanta Hawks past Ben Simmons and Philadelphia 127-117 on Thursday night, extending the 76ers’ road …

Kobe Bryant and Philly: From hero to traitor to beloved

Jeered like a traitor just a few miles from the high school where he won a state title, Kobe Bryant stewed on the bench as the final minutes of the …

NBA roundup: James Harden scores 44 in triple-double, Rockets beat 76ers

James Harden had 44 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists in the Houston Rockets’ 118-108 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Friday night.

Fallen Nets star Jayson Williams tries to rebound from dark past

Former NBA player Jayson Williams still has rebounding on his mind. More than two decades removed from NBA glory – having since served 18 months in prison for the death …

NBA roundup: Miami snaps 76ers’ 14-game home winning streak, wins 108-104

Kendrick Nunn scored 26 points to help the Miami Heat hand the Philadelphia 76ers their first home loss of the season, 108-104 on Wednesday night.

76ers guard Ben Simmons out 1 game with shoulder injury

Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons will miss Friday’s game at Denver because of sprained AC joint in his right shoulder.

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019

Joel Embiid, Karl-Anthony Towns each suspended 2 games

Philadelphia center Joel Embiid and Minnesota center Karl-Anthony Towns have each been suspended two games without pay for an on-court altercation and continued escalation.

Brand Name: 76ers GM goes full circle in championship hunt

While his front office contemporaries enjoyed the spoils of splashy signings and bold trades, Elton Brand flew halfway across the world to serve as perhaps the most overqualified ball boy …

76ers’ Ben Simmons fell in love with basketball again

Videos of Ben Simmons making jumpers flooded social media over the summer and the All-Star point guard is ready to take his game to another level when the Philadelphia 76ers …

Ben Simmons, 76ers agree to $170 million, 5-year deal

The Philadelphia 76ers and All-Star guard Ben Simmons have agreed to a $170 million, five-year contract. Simmons will make about $8.1 million this season, the last of his four-year rookie …

76ers unveil Al Horford & Co. as upgrades in championship chase

The Philadelphia 76ers have a new look as they make a championship push. Jimmy Butler and JJ Redick are out. All-Star Al Horford and Josh Richardson are in. Tobias Harris …

UPDATED: Tue., July 2, 2019

AP Source: Ben Simmons, 76ers negotiating a 5-year extension

A person with knowledge of the situation says the Philadelphia 76ers and Ben Simmons have entered into negotiations on a $170 million, five-year extension for the All-Star point guard. The …

Brett Brown’s hot seat actually quite cool as 76ers stand pat

Philadelphia 76ers owner Josh Harris says coach Brett Brown’s job was never in doubt. Harris says Brown was told during the playoffs that he would return for a seventh season.

76ers will move on from crushing Game 7 loss with Brett Brown

The Philadelphia 76ers will move on from their crushing Game 7 playoff loss with coach Brett Brown. The Sixers were knocked out of the Eastern Conference semifinal for the second …

UPDATED: Thu., May 2, 2019

Joel Embiid, 76ers rout Raptors to take 2-1 series lead

Joel Embiid refused to get tripped up back home in the postseason, scoring 33 points and playing to the “MVP!” chants to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 116-95 victory …

Raptors and 76ers made changes this season, and now face off

The last time Toronto and Philadelphia played was Feb. 5, a night where the Raptors went into the 76ers’ building and had no trouble on the way to an easy …

76ers season has gone south with each visit to Toronto

The 76ers have gone south in Toronto. Toronto’s homecourt edge as the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs looms large. The Sixers have lost 13 straight games at …

UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019

Jimmy Butler, Jared Dudley tossed after Joel Embiid’s foul in 76ers-Nets game

Jimmy Butler and Jared Dudley were ejected in the third quarter of Game 4 between Philadelphia and Brooklyn after a scuffle that spilled into the stands. Dudley reacted to Joel …

Joel Embiid listed as doubtful for 76ers’ Game 4 vs Nets

The Philadelphia 76ers are listing Joel Embiid as doubtful for Game 4 of their first-round series against the Brooklyn Nets. Embiid has been bothered by a sore left knee, but …

Ben Simmons’ triple-double leads 76ers to Game 2 win over Nets

Ben Simmons had 18 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds and the Philadelphia 76ers had an answer for the pesky Brooklyn Nets in a 145-123 win to even their Eastern …

NBA roundup: Joel Embiid has 39 points, 13 rebounds as 76ers beat Nets

Joel Embiid had 39 points, 13 rebounds and six assists to help the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets 123-110 on Thursday night.